A conservative Chief Justice who repeatedly stands in the way of a progressive, Democratic president, while leading a divided, unpopular Supreme Court. No, it's not Chief Justice Roberts, though the parallels are clear. It's Charles Evans Hughes, Roberts's counterpart from 1930 to 1941, who repeatedly held back President Franklin......
“Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky”: The Genius of Allen Toussaint by Charles L. Hughes | @CharlesLHughes2 | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) Allen Toussaint died on November 9 th after a performance in Madrid. Since then, the outpouring...Show More Summary
There is good news out for General Hospital fans who love having some old-school fan favorites in the mix of things these days in Port Charles. It seems that both Laura Spencer and Anna Devane will continue to stir things up for the foreseeable future, as both actresses have decided to stick around for a... Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds One True Measure of Stagnation: Not in the Labor Force This is a stark depiction of underlying stagnation: paid work is not being created as population expands. Heroic efforts are being made to cloak the stagnation of the U.S. Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Is It Time to Get into Crash Positions? Maybe this flight won't go into a tailspin; perhaps it simply runs out of fuel.With stock markets diving around the globe, a pressing questionShow More Summary
Like some kind of thespian Babe Ruth, Patrick Stewart called his role in the next Wolverine movie before even Hugh Jackman had definitely come on board (with luggage). Okay, so he didn’t know for sure that Charles Xavier would make an appearance when he said he’d probably appear in the film, but he can’t see the future. Show More Summary
Sean Hannity was joined by author Hugh Hewitt and Washington Times columnist Charles Hurt tonight on his show to discuss... The post Sean Hannity: Warren May Run for President – “All We Need Is Another Communist” (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
``The Washington Post published a study that found U.S. businesses are being destroyed faster than they're being created. While not exactly a surprise, this is sobering evidence that small enterprise is in structural decline... The 22.4...Show More Summary
Over its 15-plus year history, the X-Men films have introduced a diverse lineup of mutants, both good and evil. Many have been well-received overall, like Patrick Stewart's Charles Xavier and Hugh Jackman as Wolverine. However, not everyone has gotten such positive treatment. Show More Summary
``An essential component of the American ethos is: don't be a chump. Don't fall for the con. And if you do, it's your own fault... We now inhabit a world where virtually everything is a con....''
An Isle of Man TT racing event claimed the life of Franck Petricola, a French rider, on Wednesday. This marks the second death on the island since practices started. Charles Hughes, 60, a rider who was visiting the island as a spectator,...Show More Summary
Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images A Cornerstone of American Soul: Remembering Ben E. King by Charles L. Hughes | @CharlesLHughes2 | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) When Ben E. King died last week, the world lost not only one of its great singers. Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Rich Middle Class, Poor Middle Class This great generational injustice is the direct consequence of central banks lowering interest rates to zero and inflating asset bubbles. How canShow More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds The U.S. Economy Slows To Stall Speed This long-term weakening of the economy is the direct result of financialization and the Federal Reserve's policy of propping up impaired debt with more debt and constantly bringing demand forward with zero interest rates. Show More Summary
Charles Hughes Last week, the Associated Press reported that more than 9,000 food stamp recipients in Maine have been removed from the program because they failed to comply with the program’s work requirements. These requirements themselves...Show More Summary
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Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Complacency Reigns Supreme--Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong, Right? One of the more remarkable features of the Bull market in stocks is the ascendancy of complacency and the banishing of fear. Show More Summary
The Buffalo Bills have done a thing or two this offseason. They traded for running back LeSean McCoy. They signed offensive lineman Richie Incognito, wide receiver Percy Harvin and tight end Charles Clay. They added quarterback Matt Cassel. But perhaps none of those moves were as significant as Buffalo's re-signing of defensive end Jerry Hughes. Show More Summary
Charles Hughes As previous Cato work has shown, our current welfare system fails us in a number of ways. It is both overly complex and inefficient: over 100 different programs spend roughly $1 trillion each year yet do relatively little to actually lift people out of poverty. Show More Summary
Charles Hughes Fresh off another victory lap last week, Obamacare supporters awoke last Friday to the news that the government had given nearly one million exchange enrollees incorrect tax forms that could significantly affect their tax returns. Show More Summary